Brotherly HOGA

One of the things I loved most about traveling with the kids last week was sharing a room with them and watching them share a room with each other.  Despite heavy protest from Thing2, Thing1 moved out of the bunk room a few years ago ("I need my space, Mom"), so sharing the pullout in our hotel room was a welcome change for T2 and a steep price to pay for T1. We've all been there, right? My...

HOGA for Voters

Our week in Iceland wasn't just a break from work but a big break from the worst of this year's electoral mudslinging. If you're on any social media, you can't escape all of it, but you can filter out a lot. You can't filter it out forever, though, and because Love is better than Hate, Peace is better than War, Dialogue is better than Diatribes, because of everything an election season in a free...